U19 Players in Barcelona: Sightseeing

U19 Players in Barcelona: Sightseeing

A totally new Lank FC staff contingent of 10 persons from Sweden, Canada, Spain, China and Jamaica are now getting fully oriented to working together to complete agreements and organizational fluency. An outstanding group of 17 players under the age of 19 years...
U19 Players in Barcelona: Team Building

U19 Players in Barcelona: Team Building

The weekends are usually rest days in a European Academy Programme, as they mimic the football competition schedules with matches on a Saturday or Sunday. The players go to breakfast, lunch and dinner at the same times daily, except on Saturday due to inclusion of a...
Six U19 Players head to Barcelona

Six U19 Players head to Barcelona

6 under-19 players, namely Jabari Howell, Tyreek Magee, Oquassa Chong, Casseam Priestley, Garth Stewart, and Tafari Chambers, departed the island to train in Barcelona, Spain on January 16th. 4 of them are returnees to the European academy, after last year’s...
Peter-Lee Vassell picked in MLS Superdraft

Peter-Lee Vassell picked in MLS Superdraft

The first two rounds of the 2019 MLS Draft took place on Friday, January 11 in Chicago, and Los Angeles Football Club selected our midfielder Peter-Lee Vassell with the 40th overall pick (16th pick in the second round). Vassell, 19, is one of the few players who is...
HVFC names New Technical Team

HVFC names New Technical Team

The newly-organised HVFC Technical Team has been named. The team is led by Technical Director, Ludlow Bernard alongside Head Coach, Fabian “Kojie” Taylor, Assistant Coach, Damion “Stewpeas” Stewart, and Physical Trainer, Jason “Buju” Henry. They are complemented by...
Ricardo Gardner resigns as Harbour View head coach

Ricardo Gardner resigns as Harbour View head coach

Ricardo ‘Bibi’ Gardner has resigned as head coach of Harbour View Football Club, administrator Ludlow Bernard confirmed yesterday. Gardner, a former national senior men’s football team captain, has been in charge of the club since last season, but...
Harbour View will make play-offs, insists playmaker Vassell

Harbour View will make play-offs, insists playmaker Vassell

Former champions Harbour View have had a less-than-impressive start to the 2018-19 Red Stripe Premier League and have been stuck in the relegation zone for much of the 15 match days. Their performance against defending champions and leaders Portmore United on Sunday,...
U17 Players in Portugal: Stadium Tour & Friendly Game

U17 Players in Portugal: Stadium Tour & Friendly Game

Our tour bus drove right up to the enclosed entrance as the lite sign shone bright in the dark exterior, brandishing the name of SC BRAGA. Walking through their hollowed hallways exhibited decades of history in the form of hundreds of trophies, cups, souvenirs and...
U17 Players in Portugal: 4 Jamaicans Selected to train in Barcelona

U17 Players in Portugal: 4 Jamaicans Selected to train in Barcelona

The BRAGA ACADEMY conversed with Head Coach Arturo outlining what happened on the tour, lessons learnt, new experiences and much more. We await final decisions from SC BRAGA ACADEMY of Portugal as their technical team are still in talks with our Lank Academy...
U17 Players in Portugal: Game 2 Report vs BRAGA Academy

U17 Players in Portugal: Game 2 Report vs BRAGA Academy

Today’s first obligation was to complete some on-camera morning interviews with our players at the main hotel. The second stop was an assembly in the lobby before going to lunch in the town. A short 45-minute surprise stop at the Nova Arcada Mall had everyone...